Events

Friday, April 27

ACLS, BLS and PALS eLearning Skills testing

Are you to busy to attend a classroom course? Can't find a live class that will work with your busy schedule? The UNMC Center for Continuiing Education is...

City Nature Challenge 2018

On April 27-30, Omaha will - for the first time - participate in the City Nature Challenge. The City Nature Challenge, an international bio-blitz encourages...

Cranes Taking Flight

In honor of the annual Sandhill Crane migration through Central Nebraska, the Museum of Nebraska Art will showcase artwork that pays tribute to this natural...

Fort Niobrara - Auto Tour Route, Scenic Overlook

A 1.5-mile, self-guided auto tour route starts near the visitor center and provides the opportunity to view bison, prairie dogs, and other natural and...

Jon Divola

Born in California in 1949, John Divola has disrupted traditional expectations about photography for the past 40 years. Featuring six works from his 2008...

Nebraska Now: Angie Seykora, Sculpture and Installation

While retaining the inherent nature of prefabricated, synthetic, industrial and everyday materials, Angie Seykora creates objects, installations and...

Summer Sports/Intramural League Registration

This year's chilly spring has finally given way to warmer weather, which means UNMC's intramural sports are headed outdoors. Returning favorites bocce,...

Valentine Fish Hatchery

Located in a pine-covered valley one mile east and one mile north of Valentine, the Valentine Fish Hatchery is one of five hatcheries in Nebraska. Spread...

Carnival of Contagion: A Comic Book Exhibition

Current research in virology is changing public conceptions about vaccines and infectious disease. Using visual storytelling, veteran comics writer and...

Fort Niobrara National Wildlife Refuge

The Fort Niobrara Refuge is open seven days a week during daylight hours. A visitor center, with informative displays and exhibits, a bookstore, and staff to...

SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt

Science is all around us. In celebration of this year's Nebraksa Science Festival, we're bringing back our state-wide SciFest Social Media Scavenger Hunt for...

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge: Wildlife Viewing

DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge offers excellent wildlife viewing opportunities. A wide variety of migratory waterfowl, shorebirds, grassland birds,...

Updates In Rheumatology: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Vasculitis and Allied Conditions

This symposium will focus on the diagnosis and management of rheumatic conditions including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic vasculitis, and the emerging...

VA Seminar Series

Zeljika Korade presents "Effect of psychotropic compounds on cholesterol biosynthesis"

Hornady Family Arbor

Ten-foot wide paths wind through the picturesque environment you’ll find in the Hornady Family Arbor, Stuhr Museum’s own Park located just east of the Fonner...

Railroad Exhibit

One of the first exhibits visitors see upon entering the museum is also one of the most striking exhibits in the area. Led by the Augustine Family, Union...

Experience 'Nano' at Morrill Hall

Just how small is nano? What is a carbon nanotube? In this interactive exhibition, the entire family is engaged in nanoscale science, engineering and...

Guts & Glory: A Parasite Story

SciFest fans will enjoy this temporary exhibit exploring the complex relationships of parasites and their hosts. Participate as a scientist to learn "why”...

Hastings Museum: Nature Nook

Explore Nebraska’s environments up close: prairies, wetlands, rivers, agricultural habitats and more through an interactive journey! Albie the Squirrel will...

Lincoln Children’s Museum “Super Sprouts”

Super Sprouts is a time for toddlers, preschoolers and their caring adults to practice their fine and gross motor skills, hear and interact with silly...

Lunch and Learn with Dr. Leigh Turner

The Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures is hosting a free lunch and learn with Leigh Turner, Ph.D., who is an Associate Professor at the University of...

Tree Planting: Arbor Day/Tree Campus USA Celebration

We’ll be celebrating Arbor Day and our designation of a Tree Campus USA by planting a tree, having our own Master Gardener Susan Siebler on hand to answer...

Nebraska Engineering Senior Design Showcase

Overlooking Nebraska's iconic football field in Memorial Stadium, the 2018 Senior Design Showcase will be held in Memorial Stadium's East Stadium Club Level....

Omaha World-Herald Tour

See how the newspaper is printed each day. The press tour (for groups of 25) runs 45 to 60 minutes, depending on questions. Recommended for kids 8 and over...

Lincoln Children’s Museum “Full STEAM Ahead”

Full STEAM Ahead is a time for elementary-aged children to engage with STEAM concepts through either a hands-on activity or guided demonstration. It takes...

Hastings Planetarium “Black Holes (10th Anniversary Edition)”

The immensity and power of black holes inspire wonder and curiosity. As we consider these stellar enigmas, the very nature of space time is warped as we...

6th Annual Doug Lund DNA Day

You are invited to the 6th Annual Doug Lund DNA Day which will take place on Friday, April 27, 2018. This year we are hosting Dr. Tyler Martin, who is the...

Fred G. Dale Planetarium at Wayne State College

Plan to attend any (or all) of our 45-minute shows that span the first life on Earth, the formation of stars, and more. Planetarium shows also generally...

Midnight Movies: RoboCop

Kicking off our Dundee Midnights Paul Verhoeven sci-fi tryptich (http://bit.ly/2pK8A8R) is the filmmaker’s second English language feature. Equal parts...

Friday, April 27